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Curtis Napier wrote:
> I made all the content lists numbered/lettered and added "Content:" to
> them. Look at the Handbook (the main handbook index AND the content)
> and a guide and see what you think. Is this good?
It's better in my opinion, but there is still a lot of whitespace below
it. (Is the green menu supposed to have "MAIN" so far away from the rest
of the menuitems?)
> I made a major change to the content area. I did this to address the
> problem of "Dead Space" under the ad bar that several people have
> complained about and to help make the site degrade properly when fonts
> are increased or the window is small.
> Doing this caused a problem with block items overlapping the ads. This
> is because in order to get text to wrap under it (ad bar) I had to
> float it instead of absolutely positioning it. Items like: warning,
> important, note and codetables had to change the way the title is done
> from a div to a span to keep the background color from stretching
> across the page and overlapping the ads. The bottom part of them is
> now a <p> instead of a div for the same reason. The header will now
> only have a colored background directly under the text instead of a
> banner that goes across the page. Other than that it still looks the
The bottom doesn't look quite right either.
Too much whitespace.
Great work though! Cheers for all the effort!
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